The personal, as everyone’s so fucking fond of saying, is political. So if some...– from the novel Altered Carbon, by Richard K. Morgan (via ayiman)
brinesalt: Condoleezza Rice speaking in PDX (for PSU?!) today. Show up outside. Show up inside. Don’t let torture-regime war-criminals masquerade around as constituents of decent humanity without being greeted by demonstrations of moral condemnation. Just a matter of time before they get Pinochet’d one by one. They won’t get speaking fees from the ICC....
Article: Sunday Reading
Sunday Reading http://zunguzungu.wordpress.com/2011/10/01/4659/ Sherry Ortner on neoliberalism: Whatever happened to “Late Capitalism”? It became neo-liberalism” - Marshall Sahlins (2002: 59) I begin with Marshall Sahlins’s little koan because I remember being somewhat mystified myself by the shift in terminology around the year 2000, from “late capitalism” to “neoliberalism.” Writing this brief...